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Archimedous tou Syrakousiou, ta mechri nyn sōzomena, hapanta. Archimedis Syracusani philosophi ac geometræ excellentissimi opera, quæ quidem extant, omnia, multis iam seculis desiderata, atq[ue] à quàm paucissimis hactenus uisa, nunq[ue] primùm & græcè & latinè in lucem edita. Quorum catalogum versa pagina reperies. Adiecta quoq[ue] sunt Eutocii Ascalonitæ in eosdem Archimedis libros commentaria, item græcè & latinè, nunquam antea excusa ...

By: Archimedes.
Contributor(s): Archimedes. Works. Latin & Greek | Eutocius, of Ascalon | Venatorius, Thomas, 1490-1551 | Hervagius, Johann [pbl] | Travers, Walter, 1547 or 1548-1635 [former owner].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Basileae : I. Heruagius, 1544Edition: Editio princeps, edited by Thomas Venatorius (originally Thomas Geschauff).Description: 4 p. ., 139 p., 4 ., 163 p., 1 . (blank), 65 p., 68 p., 2 . ; 31 cm.Place: Switzerland - Basel.Uniform titles: Works. Greek & Latin Subject(s): Mathematics, Greek
Contents:
Archimedis opera: De sphæra & cylindro libri I-II. Circuli dimensio. De conoidibus & sphæroidibus. De lineis spiralibus. Planorum æqueponderantium inventa, vel centra gravitatis planorũ. II. ... Quadratura parabolae. De harenæ numero.--Eutocii Ascalonitae Commentarius: In primum & secundum Archimedis de sphæra & cylindro. In circuli dimensionem. In primũ & secundũ æquepõderantiũ.
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Latin versions of both Archimedes and Eutocius' commentaries have special title pages.

Eutocius' Commentaries have special t.p.

Latin ex dono inscription to title page relating to Walter Travers (1548(?)– 1635), English Puritan theologian. S(ion) C(ollege) to title page.

Bookstamp of Sion College; sold by order, 1938.

Red Science Museum Library stamp to title page, dated 13/05/1939.

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